>Master to Grasshopper: "When you can snatch pebble from hand, it will be time for you to go."
The old television series KUNG FU in many ways mirrors the artist journey, including the genre of photography. KUNG FU was essentially the story of a single journey for discovering the inner self. It was a desire for wisdom, knowledge, and figuring out a way to become wise and knowledgeable while overcoming prejudice and ignorance.
One thing many people overlook in KUNG FU is Grasshopper was not the only one who desired to discover the secrets of knowledge. There were many who demonstrated to the Master they were not worthy and were outright kicked out of the monastery. For whatever reason, they were never able to figure it out and were harshly dismissed upon the ire of the Master.
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